Anxiety Disorders: Types, Symptoms and Treatment of Anxiety Disorders
Autistic Spectrum Disorder In the last 20 years the prevalence of Autism Spectrum Disorders has skyrocketed. It was estimated that the incidence of autism was about 1 in 10,000 children in the early 1990’s. That number has risen dramatically to approximately 1 in 88 children today. Even more shocking is that ASDs now affect approximately 1 in 54 boys.
DSM-5 (Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders)- The DSM-5, published in 2013 is the latest version of the American Psychiatric Association's Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders. This chart lists major disorders only. DSM-5 DSM-IV / ICD-9 Disorder Name Description A - Neurodevelopmental Disorders A05 299.00 Autism